They're best known as carriers of nasty infections such as West Nile Virus, but it turns out that the blood-sucking insects may also possess something that could protect us from heart disease -- or at least their spit does.
A little-known virus new to the Americas is spreading and may be causing deadly birth defects, health officials say. It’s called Zika virus.
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What Are Mosquito Control Programs
Image courtesy of John Tann CC by 2.0 Mosquitoes are an issue throughout the world. They spread a number of serious illnesses. There are different strategies that people take to protect themselves from mosquitoes including use mosquito repellent, and mosquito netting. They may use candles and...